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Villa Serena Motel El Cajon

771 El Cajon Blvd, El Cajon, CA 92020
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Trondheim, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

We arrived late in San Diego and needed a place to sleep. Because all of the other motels where full we ended up here. Overprised, dirty and not a safe area for the night. But, it is what it is. This motel have only feew rooms for rent, the rest rooms are for local people who lives there for a... More 

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Kongsberg, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Expensive for backpackers in San Diego. So late at night we ended up in Serena motel.. The first thing we saw was a sign that said "no visitors alowed".. Dirty, shabby rooms. We did not feel safe here at all. Seemed like locals lived here. Would not be surprised if someone tried to rob us, or if we heard a... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

The room is old and the towels are ugly. This place shouldn't be open for business. I was afraid that someone was going to break in our car at night. Very dubious people. Our room had a small bathtub and the owner of the place is calling that a jacuzzi. No jacuzzi people it's just a bathtub and not a... More 

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Tustin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

please stay away from this hotel, its not a hotel nor a motel, its a place where you can sleep with a girl for $25 (do you know what i mean). the room is super nasty (bathroom, bed, carpet, walls, and furniture), no air circulation inside the room which make you go outside and breath! yes, i swear its that... More 

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Orange, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

I hated this place. The owner is very rude and I couldn't understand a word he was saying. The rooms were disgusting. Towels had stains on them. Bathroom tub and floor were filthy. Worst part was the phone rang at 9am in the morning from the front counter.... Yea I know check out is at 10:30am. That doesn't mean call... More 

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